- Newsmaker: Bush Stresses Importance of War on Terror
"September 11 was not the beginning of global terror, but it was the beginning of the world's concerted response," proclaimed President Bush, speaking from the south lawn of the White House before 1000 people, on this 6-month anniversary of the attacks on New York and Washington. Rick Dunham, White House correspondent for Business Week, has more on the President's determination to maintain the war on terrorism.
- Reporter's Notebook: Court Extends Zimbabwe Election by a Day
After long lines of would-be voters were unable to cast ballots this weekend, Zimbabwe's high court ordered that voting be extended until today. President Robert Mugabe's government said it would appeal that decision. Will the voice of the voters be heard? Derrick, who was one of the first people to arrive at the polls in the capital city of Harare, recounts what it was like to cast a vote in this weekend's presidential election.
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